Marcum Community Funeral Home
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Loretta J. Duvall, 58 of New Castle passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 5th, 2017 at her home.
She was born August 29, 1959 in New Castle. She was the daughter of Lewis W. and Nellie Bertram. Family meant everything to her. She was kind-hearted and would help anyone who needed it. She loved to cook and she especially loved baking. She enjoyed reading and going to the casino with her sisters. She cherished making memories with her grandchildren at Disney World and on cruises. She was very involved with special Olympics and Miracle League. She received a Bachelor of Social Work degree from IU East and was formerly employed as a social worker at Anchor Family and Wernly Youth and Family Treatment Centers. She also worked at New Castle Glass and Bud Alexanders Cafeteria.
Survivors include her daughter Karen (Jody) Fleming, granddaughters Alexandra Fleming, and Caroline Fleming. Siblings: Gladys (Frank) Ramseyer, Jewell Hicks, June (Jay) French, Ann (Billy) Carroll, Peggy (John) Schott, Julie Duvall, Donna (Steve) Logan, Dean (Bessie) Bertram, Ray Bertram, Roy Bertram. Special nieces Emma Duvall, Victoria York, Tori Duvall. Grandson in spirit Ryker Jones.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother Gene Bertram, her sister Lilly Faye Perry, and her brother in law Darrell Duvall.
There will be a memorial service Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 at 1pm at Marcum Community Funeral Home. Friends may call from 11am-1pm Tuesday prior to service. Shannon Siegel will be officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at www.MarcumFuneralHome. Gary Marcum and staff are honored to serve the family of Loretta J. Duvall.